Role of Faith-Based and Community Organizations in Providing Relief and Recovery Services After Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Research Questions


The study addressed five research questions:

  1. What are the characteristics of FBCOs that provided disaster-related human services?
  2. What services were provided, and to whom?
  3. What resources (monetary, material, and human) were used to deliver services?
  4. What networks facilitated the ability of FBCOs to deliver services?
  5. What lessons can be learned from these relief efforts?

View full report


"report.pdf" (pdf, 555.55Kb)

Note: Documents in PDF format require the Adobe Acrobat Reader®. If you experience problems with PDF documents, please download the latest version of the Reader®